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Folic acid source, usual intake, and folate and vitamin B-12 status in US adults: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2003-2006.

Authors
  • Yang, Quanhe
  • Cogswell, Mary E
  • Hamner, Heather C
  • Carriquiry, Alicia
  • Bailey, Lynn B
  • Pfeiffer, Christine M
  • Berry, Robert J
Type
Published Article
Journal
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2010
Volume
91
Issue
1
Pages
64–72
Identifiers
DOI: 10.3945/ajcn.2009.28401
PMID: 19828716
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

At current fortification levels, US adults who do not consume supplements or who consume an average of < or =400 microg folic acid/d from supplements are unlikely to exceed the UL in intake for folic acid.

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